Develops and supplies software for advanced crime analysis to police, military and security customers.
Environmental Criminology Research Inc. (ECRI) develops and supplies software for advanced crime analysis to police,military and security customers. The company is based in Vancouver,British Columbia,Canada. ECRI's professional geographic profiling system was first introduced in 1997 with the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP),then with the National Crime and Operations Faculty (NCOF) in the UK in 1999 (now part of the National Crime Agency,NCA),and with the Bureau of Alcohol,Tobacco,Firearms and Explosives (ATF) in the United States in 2004. ECRI's products are now used for advanced crime and intelligence analysis by national,regional and local police agencies throughout the world,in applications from ranging from serial murder investigation to counter-terrorism to reducing local property crime.